The Resource Tourist destination governance : practice, theory and issues, edited by Eric Laws [and others], (electronic resource)

Tourist destination governance : practice, theory and issues, edited by Eric Laws [and others], (electronic resource)

Label
Tourist destination governance : practice, theory and issues
Title
Tourist destination governance
Title remainder
practice, theory and issues
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eric Laws [and others]
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Managing and co-ordinating tourism in a destination requires the organisation and co-operation of a large number of sectors, businesses, local authorities and individuals. Since tourism is an important driver in many economies, destination governance in tourist destinations needs to be done well, to achieve economic aims and maintain sufficient infrastructure. This book provides a guide to the theoretical and methodological understanding of how to implement best practice governance procedures, with case studies illustrating good performance. It is suitable for researchers and students in touri
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G155.A1
LC item number
T6875 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
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  • ebrary
  • Laws, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tourism
  • Bacteria
  • Bacterial Physiological Phenomena
  • Management
  • Pathogenic bacteria
  • Stress (Physiology)
  • Stress, Physiological
  • Tourism
  • Geography
  • Hospitality
  • Natural history
  • Medicine
  • Science
  • TRAVEL
  • SCIENCE
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • TRAVEL
  • Tourism
Label
Tourist destination governance : practice, theory and issues, edited by Eric Laws [and others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Tourist Destination Governance: Practice, Theory and Issues -- 2. Tourist Destination Governance Challenges and Concerns: Questions of Development, Community Involvement, Responsiveness and Future Outcomes -- 3. Governance Approaches in New Tourism Destination Countries: Introducing Tourism Law in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam -- 4. Tourism in St Andrews: Conflicting Governance in the Mecca of Golf -- 5. Issues and Pressures on Achieving Effective Community Destination Governance: A Typology -- 6. The Role of Knowledge in Good Governance for Tourism -- 7. Tourist Destination Governance Decision-Making: Complexity, Dynamics and Influences -- 8. Responding to Crises in Thailand: A Governance Analysis -- 9. Controversial Ecotourism and Stakeholder Roles in Governance: 'Swim with Humpback Whales' in Vava'u -- 10. Community Empowered Tourism Development: A Case Study -- 11. Tourist Destination Governance Approaches and Solutions: Structural Change, Community Engagement, Networks and Collaborations -- 12. Structural Change and Re-engineering in Tourism: A Chance for Destination Governance in Grisons, Switzerland? -- 13. Design of Tourism Governance Networks -- 14. A Stakeholder Approach for Sustainable Community-based Rural Tourism Development in Thailand -- 15. Dynamics of Destination Governance: Governance and Metagovernance in the Composite Industrial Environment of Destinations -- 16. Tourist Destination Governance: Some Approaches and Suggestions for Future Research
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 222 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781845938314
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)742412513
  • (OCoLC)ocn742412513
Label
Tourist destination governance : practice, theory and issues, edited by Eric Laws [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Tourist Destination Governance: Practice, Theory and Issues -- 2. Tourist Destination Governance Challenges and Concerns: Questions of Development, Community Involvement, Responsiveness and Future Outcomes -- 3. Governance Approaches in New Tourism Destination Countries: Introducing Tourism Law in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam -- 4. Tourism in St Andrews: Conflicting Governance in the Mecca of Golf -- 5. Issues and Pressures on Achieving Effective Community Destination Governance: A Typology -- 6. The Role of Knowledge in Good Governance for Tourism -- 7. Tourist Destination Governance Decision-Making: Complexity, Dynamics and Influences -- 8. Responding to Crises in Thailand: A Governance Analysis -- 9. Controversial Ecotourism and Stakeholder Roles in Governance: 'Swim with Humpback Whales' in Vava'u -- 10. Community Empowered Tourism Development: A Case Study -- 11. Tourist Destination Governance Approaches and Solutions: Structural Change, Community Engagement, Networks and Collaborations -- 12. Structural Change and Re-engineering in Tourism: A Chance for Destination Governance in Grisons, Switzerland? -- 13. Design of Tourism Governance Networks -- 14. A Stakeholder Approach for Sustainable Community-based Rural Tourism Development in Thailand -- 15. Dynamics of Destination Governance: Governance and Metagovernance in the Composite Industrial Environment of Destinations -- 16. Tourist Destination Governance: Some Approaches and Suggestions for Future Research
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 222 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781845938314
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)742412513
  • (OCoLC)ocn742412513

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